Author Index 'P'

PAINE, Ralph D.


Ships and Sailors of Old Salem, The ...An exciting history of the great seafaring city when the American Merchant Marine was great! (Comes in two volumes), 668 pp, --Pub# 0117 Add to Basket

Old Merchant Marine, The ...A Chronicle of American Ships and Sailors., 204 pp, --Pub# 0176 Add to Basket

Nathaniel Bowditch--America's Navigator ...A brief biography of the most famous navigator., 28pp, --Pub# 5507 Add to Basket

Building of the Essex, The ...The story of the building of the famous "Essex", the U.S. Privateer from Salem, 28pp, --Pub# 5625 Add to Basket

PALMER, Raymond A.

How to Build a Bubble System for In-Water Storage ...Why pay for dry storage during the winter when for little money you can make your own portable wet-storage system, 2pp, --Pub# 7891 Add to Basket

PARRISH, Randall

Wolves of the Sea ...A volume of nautical fiction., 215 pp, --Pub# 0789


How to Make a Sextant ...How to make a sextant from ordinary materials., 58pp, 1pl, --Pub# 5572 Add to Basket

PATON, William Agnew

Down the Islands--A Voyage to the Caribbees ...A superb "history" of the Caribbean from a cruising perspective. Great writing; fascinating insights., 475 pp, --Pub# 0019 Add to Basket


Small Boat Building ...The famous text on "traditional" boat building., 124pp, 10pl, --Pub# 0006

Yachtsman's Guide, The ...A three-part text written especially for yachtsmen., 174 pp, --Pub# 0030

Motor Boat Building for the Amateur ...Useful suggestions from laying down the lines full size to the correct fiberglass to use., 213 pp, --Pub# 0091 Add to Basket


Voyages of the Elizabethan Seamen ...Select Narratives from the Principal Navigations of Hakluyt., 325 pp, --Pub# 0207 Add to Basket


8 foot Sailing Pram ...This little booat is easy to handle and safe for kids of all ages, 4pp, 2pl, --Pub# 5467 Add to Basket

PEARSON, Edmund Lester

Voyage of the Hoppergrass, The ...A great cruising story, 169 pp, --Pub# 0766 Add to Basket


17-Foot Sloop, A ...An interesting design and specifications for a smart little sailing craft., 4pp, 1pl, --Pub# 5423 Add to Basket

PETERSHAM, Maud and Miska

Story Book of Ships and Boats, The ...A fine way to interest a young child in the wonderful world of ships and boats. Good for young readers and parental readers., 30 pp, --Pub# 0263 Add to Basket

PEYTON, Charles R.

Conditioning that Good Engine ...The necessary steps in preparing your motor for the winter lay-up., 3pp, --Pub# 7919 Add to Basket


Surfboard/Wakeboard ...A double-purpose board used to ride the ocean surf or the wake behind a boat., 8pp, 1pl, --Pub# 5461 Add to Basket


Vamoose II--A Cruiser for Model Builders ...Complete design and instructions from which a smart forty-five-inch gasoline engined model cruiser can be built., 16pp, 4pl, --Pub# 5411 Add to Basket

PIERCE, Milton

How to Build Powered Trim Tabs for Your Boat ...Here's an easy way to eliminate the pounding your boat takes in rough water and get a consistently smooth ride., 2pp, --Pub# 7887 Add to Basket

PIVER, Arthur

Nugget ...This 24-ft. trimaran can be built at rock-bottom cost., 8pp, 3pl, --Pub# 5172 Add to Basket

POLLARD, Josephine

Our Naval Heroes ...--in Words of Easy Syllables. They are all here from Farragut on!, 228 pp, --Pub# 0077 Add to Basket

PONTIN, George

How to Build a Sectional Canoe ...A twelve-footer that can be made to take to pieces and pack up into one parcel of, say, five feet by two feet six., 7pp, 1pl, --Pub# 5654 Add to Basket

PRETTY, Francis

Francis Drake's Voyage Round the World ...A great cruising story, 29 pp, --Pub# 0759 Add to Basket


What the Country Needs: A Good 5c Chisel ...You can make these lathe turning tools from cut nails and pieces of dowel., 3pp, --Pub# 7931 Add to Basket

PROUT, Geiffrey

Simple Boat Building ...One of the best small boat building books with a particularly good section on design., 134 pp, --Pub# 0248 Add to Basket